Dark Web

Dark web markets are leaking their real IP addresses, risking police takedowns

Several underground drugs markets have reportedly exposed their IPs.<p>Newly-cropped up dark web markets, run by inexperienced cybercriminals, have …

Security

Nine arrested in Europe-wide dark web raids

Dark web suspects allegedly trading in illegal drugs, weapons, fake IDs and counterfeit money have been targeted in a series of police raids across …

Germany

$3.5 million in drugs seized in German bust; Dutch man arrested

BERLIN — German police have arrested a Dutch man accused of running an international narcotics business from his apartment, after seizing drugs with …

Darknet

Meet the Hacker Who Busts Child Pornographers on the Dark Net

Meet the Dirty Harry of cyber age — he is not from the wild west, but instead from the genteel Norway. Motherboard talks to Norwegian hacker Einar …

Om Malik

Feds charge Streamwood man they say worked for 'darknet' marketplace

ATLANTA — An Illinois man who federal prosecutors say worked as a spokesman for a “darknet” marketplace for illicit internet commerce has been …

Crime

Samaritans volunteer pensioner jailed over 'staggering' secret cache of 160 guns

Paul Bushell had no links to criminal groups but was instead obsessed with old weapons, a court heard.<p>A Samaritans volunteer with a love of history …

Guns

Retail sales rose last month; Man linked to ‘dark net’ faces charges

ECONOMY<p>Consumers bought more goods in Oct.<p>U.S. retail sales rose at a solid pace last month, as consumers bought more cars, furniture and clothes.<p>Retail sales increased 0.2 percent in October, the Commerce Department said Wednesday, after a healthy 1.9­ percent gain in the previous month that was …

Corruption

Google study reveals how criminals break into Gmail accounts

Google, it’s fair to say, is no fan of relying on passwords to secure online accounts.<p>Reading the recent study the company commissioned on the causes …

Security

Phishing emails at Syracuse University are becoming more sophisticated and malicious, officials say - The Daily Orange - The Independent Student Newspaper of Syracuse, New York

The email landed in the inboxes of Syracuse University students on the afternoon of Sept. 5. The message, which bore the subject line “NetID Update,” …

Security

Student to face court after ‘dark web’ bust

The 24-year-old was arrested at the University of Sydney residence in Camperdown, on Friday. News.com.au understands officers from Newtown Local Area …

Crime

Small potent doses of illegal drugs are evading authorities but having a huge impact

Small quantities of synthetic opioids such as fentanyl are being smuggled past customs barriers and used to create recreational drugs, which are …

Darknet

Evil Week 2017

Image: iStock<p>We spent the previous week exploring nefarious life hacks that can make life better for you - but worse for others. How you choose to …

Board Games

Tech Q&A: Dark web, cheap Apple Watches, Facebook swap meets and more

<b>Credit cards on the dark web</b><p><b>Q:</b> How do hackers buy credit card numbers on the dark web?<p><b>A:</b> Many people believe hackers use stolen data themselves, that they find a bunch of Social Security numbers and then create fake passports and open bank accounts for their purposes. But hackers do not need these …

Google Maps

Mumbai: Teenage boy who ran from home to commit suicide now found in Nepal

The 15-year-old boy who ran away from his home in Govandi to allegedly kill himself has been traced to Kathmandu, Nepal. The teenager was suspected …

Crime

5 things you need to know about the future of cybersecurity

Terrorism researchers, AI developers, government scientists, threat-intelligence specialists, investors and startups gathered at the second annual …

Cybersecurity

Sikh teen faces jail after purchasing car bomb on dark web

A SIKH teenager is facing a prison sentence after purchasing a deadly bomb with an intent to endanger life.<p>Gurtej Singh Randhawa, 19, was arrested …

Extremism

The teen who bought a car bomb on the Dark Web

A British teenager was found guilty this week of trying to buy a car bomb on the Dark Web.<p>According to the UK’s National Crime Agency, the cops …

Terrorism

The Case of The Dark Web DDoS - Part 1

On September 14, 11 parallel DDoS attacks targeted the largest darknet drug markets, effectively taking an entire industry offline. This event poses …

Information Security

Reality Check: Criminals on dark web can steal, sell your information

“On the dark web, people are selling credit card information that's been stolen, debit cards. They're stealing social security numbers. Occasionally, …

Security

Trump wants to stop the 'flood of cheap and deadly' fentanyl from China. The dark web will make that harder.

US President Donald Trump promised last month he'd discuss with Chinese President Xi Jinping how to stop the “flood of cheap and deadly” fentanyl “manufactured in China."<p>Standing alongside Xi on Thursday during a press conference after the two leaders wrapped up formal talks in Beijing, Trump said …

China

Worried About Your Browsing Privacy? This Simple VPN Protects Your Data

Because you can never be too careful.<p>By Inverse Looton<p>Filed Under Cybersecurity, Dark Web & Privacy<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>These days, you …

Privacy

Things You Can Do On The Dark Web That Aren't Illegal

The dark web isn't just for buying drugs and hiring assassins. It's a massive network of websites and communities that exists outside of mainstream …

Encryption

How teenage criminal mastermind fleeced Uber of £10,000 in elaborate scam

Onome Omonoseh, 19, obtained stolen credit cards from the dark web.<p>He used them to pay for long distance journeys through the Uber app.<p>Five Uber …

Uber

Delhi: Two held for supplying drugs bought through darknet

By: PTI | New Delhi |<p>The payment was done using unregulated currency Bitcoins (Reprsentational)<p>Two men have been arrested for supplying drugs at rave …

New Delhi

Autobahn tell us about new album The Moral Crossing as they get ready to tour the UK

<b>BEST FIT: How does this album move on from what you did with your debut, Dissemble?</b><br>Autobahn: It feels like we’re showing a bit more emotion on this …

Music (UK)

Dark Web hackers selling GIBON ransomware for $500

An advert for the ransomware on the dark web claims that it is impossible to decrypt, despite a functional GIBON decryptor.<p>A new ransomware variant …

Security

Anonymous web browser Tor is getting a major overhaul

Tor, an anonymous web-browser that lets you access the Dark Web, is getting a major overhaul.<p>"The legacy onion system has been around for over 10 years and its age has started to show," the organisation wrote in a blog post announcing the update. "The new system is a well needed improvement that …

Encryption

It Takes a Buck to Make a Million on the Dark Web

The cost for malware tools and services can add up, but the returns from cybercrime campaigns can be enormous, says Recorded Future.<p>Looks like you've …

Information Security

GIBON Ransomware sold for $500 in Russian dark web forum

The GIBON Ransomware variant was reportedly seen for sale in a dark web criminal forum with a $500 price tag in a Russian advertisement.<p>The malware …

Encryption

Mumbai: Cyber forensic experts roped in to trace missing Govandi teen

Following the case of the missing 15-year-old from Govandi, who left home to kill himself as part of an online game, the investigating team has roped …

Crime